Coaching & Mentoring

The Career Lessons of Hometown Hockey Host Tara Slone


The TV anchor on great mentors, creepy jobs and the satisfaction of saying "I deserve this"

Lessons in Scaling Startup Culture from Shopify’s Harley Finkelstein

Shopify COO Harley Finkelstein. Photo: Regina Garcia

The Canadian tech star's COO on digitizing retail and his “weird, dirty secret” for managing better

How to Get More from Your Boomer Employees

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Their time hasn't passed. Five tips to help you manage your more experienced workers better and make the most of their time

5 Tips for a Useful Reverse Mentoring Program

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Young workers have skills and insights that experienced managers could benefit from. How to set up a program that's more than just a sop to your millennial employees

The Unspoken Loneliness of Entrepreneurship

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Building a business can be an isolating experience, but you don’t have to do it on your own. How to overcome that solitary feeling

5 Practical Ways You Should Invest in Yourself

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You can’t help anyone else if you’re running on empty. What leaders must do to refuel

How to Develop a Product the Right Way

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The decisions you make while building your offering will determine if it succeeds or fails. What one entrepreneur did to get it right

The Best Way to Manage an Underperforming Employee


Your worst workers need the most praise. Why overrating substandard staff may help them improve

The 5 Things Great Mentors Do

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Early-career employees and entrepreneurs can learn a lot from your experience and advice

Lessons from the Dragons: Money Can’t Buy You Experience


Uncoachable entrepreneurs and tools for the great outdoors in Dragons' Den Season 10 Episode 7